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If Someone Had A Neck Infection From An Abscess Would Their Wbc Be High In A Cbc
Ct scan showed swollen lymph nodes on right side of neck. Recent root canal on right side and sinus infection. Cbc in nov was good. What is it?
Share on twitter bookmark & share printer-friendly version a complete blood count (CBC) test measures the following: •the number of red blood cells (rbc count) •the number of white blood cells (wbc count) •the total amount of hemoglobin in the blood •the fraction of the blood composed of ...Read more
Lab data: This is quite non-specific insofar as the info you have provided. It may not be due to infection, and many other things can elevate the neutrophile counts, including any inflammation, trauma, leukemia, and so on. You need to provide your symptoms and the remainder of the CBC values for this to have any meaning. ...Read more
My CBC was 15.1 WBC and 12.00 MPV. Last years WBC was 9.1 and MPV was 8.4 I have smoked for 9 years but the change concerns me. no meds, no infections
Why did you test?: Why did you get blood count test done? If you don‘t have any symptoms and you just have this test as a "routine", this is precisely the problem you get: worry about nothing. It is not recommended to just do a blood count test as part of check up when there is no problem. Smoking is not indication for the test. Ask your doctor what to do next, but I personally wouldn‘t worry about it. Quit smoking. ...Read more
Went to doc and sinus infection was dx. Cbc done and WBC 11.8 gran 8.9 and mchc 36.1 all else normal. Should leukemia be a concern?
No reason to worry: You CBC is very close to normal except for slightly elevated wbc's. People who present with leukemia often present with pancytopenia, very low counts (platelets, wbc's and rbc's). Sometimes they present with very high wbc's. You don't really have any of those things. Probably just a normal reaction to you sinus infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ideas for neutrophil count of 1100 and lymphocyte count of 2000 with a total WBC of 3400 in the absence of viral infections? All other CBC normal
See your physician: You should see your physician and discuss this and other tests they may have also run. May only have to watch. ...Read more
Why is my WBC L: 3.1 (RR: 3.8-10.8); all other values on CBC/Chem, including Lymph/Eos/Neutro/Mono/Baso are WNL. No obvious infections. STD free. ?
Check with the Dr.: Some people normally have WBC counts in the low 3's. That's just the way those people are. To find out if this is such a case, a patient can talk with the ordering doctor, to see why the test was ordered, and to compare with any prior results. It's ok for healthy normal people to have WBC's in the low 3's when well, as long as their WBC's increase when ill, which is typically what happens. ...Read more
I did second CBC and my WBC was 4.9. In first CBC my WBC was 5.2. I'm so scared, is it serious? I have 2 lymph node(12*6 and 12*7 mm) in my neck...
Those WBCs: Are completely normal. Small nodes also of no concern in and of themselves. ...Read more
Abscess is a condition in which a person has an infection in a part of his body, and the infection is being surrounded and fought off by his white blood cells, causing a lump of purulent whitish thick material (pus) where the infection is. Abscesses can be very small like an acne pustule, or they can be ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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